The whaling-turned-cannibalism drama tied to Moby Dick will jump from March to December as Warner Bros. eyes an Oscar bid.
Ron Howard’s biographic thriller tells the story of the Essex, whose sinking inspired Herman Melville to write Moby Dick.
The cable channel is developing a drama based on the 1980 historical novel, which was previously adapted as a film starring Daryl Hannah.
Oscar-winning director Ron Howard won’t give a timetable for his ambitious adaptation of the Stephen King epic, but he says he’s still immersed in Dark Tower “fever dreams.”
Ron Howard is in talks with Disney to direct a live-action adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s award-winning novel The Graveyard Book.
Ron Howard has signed on to direct All I’ve Got, based on an Israeli television movie, for J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot and Paramount Pictures.
Ron Howard’s ambitious plans to adapt Stephen King’s fantasy epic The Dark Tower hit another stumbling block as Warner Bros. passed on the project. But a financier could be waiting in the wings.
Although some thought it would never happen, production officially begins today on Netflix’s revival of Arrested Development, with all 10 episodes expected to debut simultaneously next year.